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Anonymous asked: Whats' the Best 3 books you've read recently ?

  • Stone Junction, Jim Dodge
  • The Outsiders, S.E. Hinton
  • Less Than Zero, Bret Easton Ellis

Anonymous asked: Are there any poets and/or poetry collections you are particularly fond of? If so, which ones?

  • Charles Bukowski
  • e.e. cummings
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Maya Angelou
  • Walt Whitman
  • Robert Frost

Anonymous asked: What do you like to observe the most, besides books?

In arts? Music
In life? My love and friends

“While we are looking for the antidote or the medicine to cure us, that is, the ‘new’, which can only be found by plunging deep into the Unknown, we have to go on exploring sex, books, and travel, although we know that they lead us to the abyss, which, as it happens, is the only place where the antidote can be found.”

– Roberto Bolaño

“We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not changed.”

– Lawrence Clark Powell

“Soon enough his head would be swimming with tales of derring-do and high adventure, tales of beautiful maidens kissed, of evildoers shot with pistols or fought with swords, of bags of gold, of diamonds as big as the tip of your thumb, of lost cities and of vast mountains, of steam-trains and clipper ships, of pampas, oceans, deserts, tundra.”

– Neil Gaiman

“Un buen escritor se aprecia mejor por lo que rompe que por lo que publica.”

– Gabriel García Márquez

“Unless their use by readers bring them to life, books are indeed dead things.”

– Lawrence Clark Powell

“The books that everybody admires are those that nobody reads.”

– Anatole France

“…I tell myself it does not matter what one reads—favorite authors, particular themes—as long as we read something. It is not even important to own the books.”

– Helen Simonson